Missing for several days, the case of tennis player Peng Shuai is causing great concern. After Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, it was Roger Federer who expressed his concern over the disappearance of the 35-year-old Chinese.
The Peng Shuai case continues to worry the sports world. A few days ago, the tennis player revealed that she had been sexually assaulted by former Deputy Prime Minister Zhang Gaoli, aged 72 at the time. Since these revelations, the 35-year-old Chinese woman has disappeared.
If the authorities in China reassure the state of health of Peng Shuai and publish images of her, but her disappearance still worries the world of sport. With Sky Italia, Roger Federer spoke on this subject: “I hope she is well. The whole tennis family is gathered around her”, insists the Swiss.
While the WTA had threatened in the face of this vagueness to withdraw from competitions in China, Novak Djokovic affirmed his support for the body in this process: “I support the declaration of the WTA. To have tournaments on Chinese soil without this situation not resolved, that would be a bit strange.I understand why the WTA has this position.
Nadal: “The most important thing in this case is whether she is okay”
Further proof that the tennis world is mobilizing to hear from Peng Shuai, Rafael Nadal gave his opinion for the Team on this case which crystallizes the attention: “I follow the news and read the articles concerning Peng Shuai. Even. if I don’t have all the information, the most important thing in this matter is whether she is okay. All of us in the tennis family hope to see her here soon. “